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  • Hello Prospective Dolphin Families!

    Thank you for visiting our school website. We are so glad that you are considering Hillsborough Elementary. HES is truly a fantastic place to work and learn. Our caring, expert staff is the main thing that sets us apart!  

    Hillsborough Elementary is a School of Choice within the Orange County Schools district. All caregivers who want to apply for their child to attend Hillsborough Elementary must complete an online application through the School Assignment Office. The online application for all Schools of Choice will open January 2021. 

    Hillsborough Elementary School will offer school tours in English and Spanish to families that are interested in applying to attend HES on the dates listed below.

    **Virtual Tour Dates**

    October 7, 2020  9:30am            Click HERE to register for your Virtual School Tour Link

    October 21, 2020  9:30am

    November 18, 2020  3:00pm

    December 2, 2020 3:00pm

    December 9, 2020  7:00pm

    January 7, 2021  7pm

    January 21, 2021  7pm


    Hillsborough Elementary is a school of choice within the Orange County School System.

    Hillsborough Elementary will be taking applications for new enrollment for kindergarten through 5th grade for the 2021-2022 school year beginning on January 1, 2021 through January 31st.

    To register for kindergarten, your child must be five years old before August 31, 2021.      Admissions and registration information.


    All current families will need to complete a choice transfer application for each student who already attends HES (K-4th grade) and for any new student for the 21-22 school year. 

    In addition, any new family who would like to attend HES will need to complete an application for K-5 admission. An application must be submitted for each student. 

    To register (January 1st - 31st), visit the  Orange County Schools Office of Student Assignment

    Just moved to the area?

    From Policy 4125.3.B.1: "Transfer requests received after the published deadline will be considered only if one of the following is present:
    a. Families that have moved to the school district after or fewer than ten days prior to the posted deadline may apply for a transfer within ten days of their receipt of written notice of the student’s school assignment."

    Therefore, please contact the school or office of student assignment if you anticipate moving to this area and then officially 10 days of moving to the Orange County School District to make your request for enrollment at Hillsborough Elementary School.